Advisen News

Experts Say Identify Comorbidities Early to Control Workers’ Comp Claims Costs

Workers’ compensation case severity can be tackled by recognizing and treating comorbidities early, according to industry experts. Case severity scoring and other predictive analytic tools can assist adjusters in identifying potentially problematic claims. Inside Workers’ Comp, a Genex multimedia series, …

Rise in Wage and Hour Claims Unlikely to Change, Warns Advisen White Paper

Litigation of wage and hour claims has risen 58 percent between 2013 and 2015, according to insurance research provider Advisen Ltd. With the government’s expansion of employees entitled to overtime pay and the expanded definition of an employee, there is …

Top Trending EPLI Claims

Unpaid internships, illegal background checks, pregnancy and health-related employment discrimination continue to be the top trending employment practices litigation cases, according to industry experts. Claims costs are rising, in part due to the length of time it takes to resolve …

Advisen Announces Keogh as New CEO

Keogh, has been elected the new CEO of data and analytics company Advisen Ltd. He will take the helm at Advisen on October 20, following the departure of former CEO and Advisen co-founder, Tom Ruggieri to Cooper Gay Swett & …

Claims Data Key to Finding and Reducing Workers’ Comp Cost Drivers

Harnessing workers’ comp claims data is the key to finding areas to decrease costs. A white paper released earlier this year by Advisen and sponsored by The Hartford, highlighted areas in workers’ compensation claims that could benefit from cost containment. …